Consumer activist group CHOICE has come out in support of the competition watchdog, the ACCC, and its investigation into the review policies of sharing economy platforms, as part of an international initiative targeting online reviews and endorsements.
The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) has joined the election fray to bring attention to communications affordability, future consumer protections, broadband performance monitoring, accessible ICT procurement and accessible programming on TV as priority issues it wants the political parties to focus on.
The code that provides protection to consumers buying and using telecommunications services has been revised and simplified to give greater flexibility to providers in keeping consumers informed about those services, but falls short of what some industry groups wanted.
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Another PR stunt from one of our Telcos? Why am I underwhelmed by their generosity?
The "Bully Boys" are still hard at it I see.
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